Sapphire Radeon HD6570

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Sapphire Radeon HD6570
Linux compatibility:
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Sapphire Radeon HD6570
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Minimum: £ 30.00 
Maximum: £ 57.81  
Updated: 24/05/2016 15:36

Review of Linux Compatibility

The PCI-Express grafic card Sapphire Radeon HD6570 is supported by Linux (Ubuntu 12.10, kernel version 3.5.0-17.28-generic 3.5.5):

01:00.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD] nee ATI Turks [Radeon HD 6570] [1002:6759] (prog-if 00 [VGA controller])
	Subsystem: PC Partner Limited Device [174b:e193]
	Region 0: Memory at d0000000 (64-bit, prefetchable) [size=256M]
	Region 2: Memory at febc0000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=128K]
		LnkCap:	Port #0, Speed 5GT/s, Width x16, ASPM L0s L1, Latency L0 <64ns, L1 <1us
			ClockPM- Surprise- LLActRep- BwNot-
	Kernel driver in use: fglrx_pci
	Kernel modules: fglrx, radeon

The card can be used with the “non-free” kernel module fglrx:

fglrx: module license 'Proprietary. (C) 2002 - ATI Technologies, Starnberg, GERMANY' taints kernel.
Disabling lock debugging due to kernel taint
[fglrx] Maximum main memory to use for locked dma buffers: 7752 MBytes.
[fglrx]   vendor: 1002 device: 6759 count: 1
[fglrx] ioport: bar 4, base 0xd000, size: 0x100
[fglrx] Kernel PAT support is enabled
[fglrx] module loaded - fglrx 9.0.2 [Sep 20 2012] with 1 minors

A detailed test of the Sapphire HD6570 can be found at the Phoronix homepage, together with a performance comparison of other Radeon cards.


Identified Hardware Configurations (1 Result)

This hardware component was used by Linux users under the following system configurations. These results were collected by our LHG Scan Tool:
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS 3.13.0-40-generic The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5The user provided the following rating for this hardware: 5 out of 5 07/12/2014

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 1 Comment

  • Frank Schindler on said:

    Kernel above 3.13, may better function and better Performance, to 3.19.Above i think only younger Cards are better Provided.

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